13. Art and Aesthetic Education

  1. Kathleen K. Desmond

Published Online: 20 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444396010.ch13

Ideas about Art

Ideas about Art

How to Cite

Desmond, K. K. (2011) Art and Aesthetic Education, in Ideas about Art, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444396010.ch13

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 15 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405178839

Online ISBN: 9781444396010



  • Art and Aesthetic Education;
  • Aesthetic Experience and Art Experience;
  • Creative and Mental Development;
  • Social/Cultural Learning and Behavior;
  • Human Thought and Art Learning;
  • Aesthetics - Issues and Inquiry for Art Educators;
  • Acts of Culture and Freedom


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • A Pragmatic Approach to Art Education

  • Aesthetic Experience and Art Experience

  • Educational Theories

  • An Aesthetic Theory

  • Art Education Inquiry

  • Creative and Mental Development

  • Social/Cultural Learning and Behavior

  • Human Thought and Art Learning

  • From Aesthetic Education to Discipline

  • Based Art Education

  • Movements and Contemporary Issues in Art Education

  • Aesthetics: Issues and Inquiry for Art Educators

  • Acts of Culture and Freedom